POSITION VACANT: Mathematics and Science Teacher (Temporary F/T for Term 2 to Term 4, 2018)

Mathematics and Science Teacher
(Temporary F/T for Term 2 to Term 4, 2018)


Penrith Christian School is a well-established and vibrant Christian community, providing an exciting and innovative learning environment for 800 Preschool-Year 12 students in our 21st Century Learning Facility at Orchard Hills.


We are seeking applications from committed Christians, active in their local church, to join our team in the Mathematics and Science Faculties 2018 from Term 2 to Term 4, 2018.


We are looking to appoint a teacher who is creative, energetic, committed to collaborative development and with a passion for engaging students’ love of Mathematics and Science. This role includes Science and Mathematics classes for Years 7, 8 and 9 for 2018 with the possibility of permanency in 2019.


Our team has been developing a problem based enquiry learning approach, extending and differentiating through rich learning activities delivered in a creative, collaborative and flexible learning environment. The successful candidate will also be open to collaboration across KLAs in the STEM area. .


You will need to be able to demonstrate: 

  • a working knowledge of the current NSW Syllabi for Mathematics Stages 4-6 and Science Stages 4 and 5, with Chemistry or Biology Stage 6 being an advantage

  • evidence of success in your teaching

  • evidence of collaborative, innovative and effective practice in a current teaching context

  • highly relational interpersonal skills with staff, students and parents

  • a demonstrated capacity to work as a team member, particularly in cross-curricular contexts

  • excellent oral and written communication skills

  • flexibility and interest in working in an innovative and dynamic environment

  • recent Graduates, with appropriate references and Practice Teaching reports, will be considered

  • excellent ICT skills across a range of platforms


Mandatory requirements include:

  • NESA accreditation

  • a current Working With Children Check approval number 

  • an active Christian faith and current church involvement




Applications close 4.00pm Friday 23 February 2018.


How to apply:


Please download the Employment Application form HERE.


Please email your completed application and certified supporting documents to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..


Only applicants who complete the official school application form will be considered.